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Question 1 of 371. Question1 Point
I. An American president can only serve for three terms.
II. A president earns a 400,000 dollars annual salary.CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 372. Question1 Point
Which of the following was NOT included in the American Constitution?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 373. Question1 Point
I The US Constitution does not allow the creation of aristocratic titles
II The US Constitution does not mention the figure of Prime MinisterCorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 374. Question1 Point
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
This quotation can be said to express the American ideal of theCorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 375. Question1 Point
How does America compare to the rest of the western world with respect to vacation days?
Question 6 of 376. Question1 Point
For ground travel, the president uses the presidential state car, which goes by a nickname.
It is called The .
Question 7 of 377. Question1 Point
On 4th July American Independence is celebrated in the United States. In which year did the colonists declare themselves independent?CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 378. Question1 Point
A typical American male hero in a film is characterized by hisCorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 379. Question1 Point
Before the 20th century, large parts of the western area now covering the United States were known as “the Wild West” becauseCorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 3710. Question1 Point
American Congress consists ofCorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 3711. Question1 Point
The thirteen stripes in the American flag representCorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 3712. Question1 Point
The American National Anthem was inspired by the events at the Battle of Baltimore, one of the key moments in the War of 1812. When Francis Scott Key saw the American flag flying above Fort McHenry amidst the cannon fire, he was inspired to write the historic poem “Defence of Fort McHenry”. This poem would be put to music to become “The Star-Spangled Banner”. The song became the official American National Anthem on March 3, 1931.
Put the lines of the Star-Spangled Banner in the correct order.
Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there;
Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight,
What so proudly we hailed at the twilight’s last gleaming,
O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave? (last line)
O say does that star-spangled banner yet wave,
O say can you see by the dawn’s early light, (first line)
O’er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming?
And the rockets’ red glare, the bombs bursting in air,
Question 13 of 3713. Question1 Point
Drag and drop the names of the official presidential residencies to their correct descriptions.
- the official place of residence for the president.
- a mountain-based military camp in Frederick County, Maryland, used as a country retreat and for high alert protection of the president and his guests.
- the president’s official guest house and as a secondary residence for the president if needed.
The White House is
Camp David is
Blair House is
Question 14 of 3714. Question1 Point
Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller areCorrectIncorrect
Question 15 of 3715. Question3 Points
Which conditions must be met before somebody can run for the American presidency? The candidateCorrectIncorrect
Question 16 of 3716. Question1 Point
The enormous popularity of self-help books in the United States originates in an important American value, namelyCorrectIncorrect
Question 17 of 3717. Question1 Point
In the USA learning to compete is seen asCorrectIncorrect
Question 18 of 3718. Question1 Point
In which areas did the early colonists settle? Drag and drop the different European groups of early settlers in North America to the area where each settled.
the southwest and Florida
along the Mississippi
Question 19 of 3719. Question1 Point
Where does Congress meet?
In the in Washington, D.C.
Question 20 of 3720. Question1 Point
What is the widely accepted measure of someone’s social status in America?CorrectIncorrect
Question 21 of 3721. Question1 Point
Most Americans understand “equality of opportunity” to beCorrectIncorrect
Question 22 of 3722. Question1 Point
I An American voter must be at least 21 years old.
II Before an American citizen can cast a vote, they must register in the state in which they live.CorrectIncorrect
Question 23 of 3723. Question1 Point
I American voters do not directly elect the president of the United States.
II A presidential candidate cannot become president by winning the electoral contest but losing the popular vote.CorrectIncorrect
Question 24 of 3724. Question1 Point
Equality of opportunity in the US has traditionally been achieved largely byCorrectIncorrect
Question 25 of 3725. Question1 Point
Whose culture provided the foundation for the political and economic systems developed in the United States?CorrectIncorrect
Question 26 of 3726. Question1 Point
Religious pluralism is at the heart of religious experience in the United States becauseCorrectIncorrect
Question 27 of 3727. Question1 Point
A member of the Senate serves a term ofCorrectIncorrect
Question 28 of 3728. Question1 Point
Drag and drop the various parts of American government to the branch which they represent.
- President and Vice President
- Supreme Court
Question 29 of 3729. Question1 Point
The first American president wasCorrectIncorrect
Question 30 of 3730. Question1 Point
‘What’s above the ground is more important than what’s beneath the ground.‘
This American saying reflects the attitude that on the frontierCorrectIncorrect
Question 31 of 3731. Question1 Point
Early settlers came to the North American continent to start a new life, because they wanted to escapeCorrectIncorrect
Question 32 of 3732. Question1 Point
What is Ellis Island famous for?CorrectIncorrect
Question 33 of 3733. Question1 Point
I The ownership of firearms by each US citizen is a Constitutional right.
II Capital punishment is a violation of the US Constitution.CorrectIncorrect
Question 34 of 3734. Question1 Point
Although most Americans still believe in the value of hard work it is increasingly unlikely for blue collar workers to go “from rags to riches” becauseCorrectIncorrect
Question 35 of 3735. Question1 Point
In America the quality and quantity of an individual’s material possessions has become an accepted measure of success and social status. What is the downside of this quest for material possessions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 36 of 3736. Question1 Point
In America Daniel Boone is known as an example ofCorrectIncorrect
Question 37 of 3737. Question1 Point
A member of the House of Representatives serves a term ofCorrectIncorrect